Archive – 2014 The Working Horse for the Royal Mail

This time last year I was working on a presentation pack for a new book of stamps for the Royal Mail on The Working Horse. The stamps were released last week – this is something I am very pleased to have be involved with as the final results are both attractive and useful in highlightingContinue reading “Archive – 2014 The Working Horse for the Royal Mail”

Late Night Live – Australian Radio Interview January 28th.

Towards the end of last year, I was approached by Ann Arnold, producer of Late Night Live, a popular radio show in Australia from ABC News, hosted by Philip Adams. The show has been running a series of features on animals which drew on the Reaktion Books ‘Animal’ titles. When they reached the horse, theyContinue reading “Late Night Live – Australian Radio Interview January 28th.”

New review of ‘The Horses’

There’s a new review of The Horses by Dr. Robert McKay, Director of Teaching and Learning at the University of Sheffield, on the Book Reviews page. Dr. McKay featured The Horses as a core text on his ‘Animal Writes’ undergraduate English Literature module, with Horse also on the reading list. I went up to Sheffield to talk to hisContinue reading “New review of ‘The Horses’”


Welcome to Elaine Walker’s wordpress pages! You will find information on my books and the interests that feed into them here. Copies are available from the publishers or on Amazon and Inpress. If you prefer a walk into town, then they’re in Waterstones.Or contact me and I can supply them directly and offer special pricesContinue reading “Welcome”